For 18 years, Arizona has struggled with a drought that has had a devastating impact on our agricultural economy. The level of lake Mead is the key driver in Arizona water policy. Those areas that do not use surface water will still be under heavy scrutiny as the state makes plans for future growth. The beneficial use of water for Agriculture and continued smart growth will continue to be one of Tim's top priorities.
Arizona can make the most of our water resources by utilizing new technology, a changed mindset, and the will for conservation by every water user in Arizona.